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Senior Site Manager OR Site Manager

  • Location: West Sussex
  • Salary: £55k - 60k per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 year ago

  • Sector: Construction, Civil Engineering
  • Contact: Jamie Barnett
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0203 154 8340
  • Expiry Date: 23 August 2022
  • Job Ref: 397779JBT

Are you a Senior Site Managers or Site Managers, with experience working on water or civil projects? Here at Anderselite, we are recruiting on behalf of a leading contractor who are reputable and well-renowned.

Our client has asked us to identify Senior Site Managers and Site Managers who are driven, excellent communication skills, assertive and can push projects forward, and maintain high levels of professionalism.

Duties include:
• Create a knowingly safe working environment.
• In conjunction with the Site Manager, co-ordinate and control initial site set-up, actively installing Galliford Try’s systems and procedures
• Rigorously apply and enforce methods and controls to ensure the most effective and continuous use of Galliford Try’s resources
• Competent in managing direct work force (foreman, gangers, and direct labour force in the self-delivery of civil works of teams during the construction phase of projects
• Competent in the delivery of more complex civil works
• Carry out daily ten-minute briefings and toolbox talks
• Ability to read and understand construction drawings, and take accurate material take off`s
• Procurement of Material and plant through Galliford Try’s ORACLE procurement platform
• Accurate record keeping, Daily Diary, allocation sheets, plant returns, and GRN`s
• Ability to write RAMS and brief the work force on them to ensure they understand the task
• Manage the works to meet a programme, ensuring the right level of resources are maintained for the tasks
• Participation in weekly programme/progress meetings during the construction phase to advise progress and resources are effectively deployed to meet programme, and cost targets
• Efficient management of construction resources including labour, plant and materials in line with budgets
• Liaise with subcontractors (on site) to ensure efficient delivery of the project/s, providing such support as detailed in their subcontract agreements
• Ability to work across a number of projects at any given time (dependant on size)
• Identify discipline specific technical issues and feedback to the project team for resolution
• Development of direct report to drive and achieve continuous improvement

The successful candidate will have:
• Demonstrable experience and understanding of managing and working in a similar role in Water/Wastewater (minimum 5 years)
• ONC / HNC or NVQ 3 in a construction discipline. Good understanding of engineering / construction principles and practices including temporary works
• First Aid
• Preferably confine space trained (training can be provided)
• Preferably Temporary works Supervisor (CITB)
• EUSR Water hygiene trained
• Demonstrable ability to motivate and manage people